What Happened on December 16, 1809

Famous Birthdays

  • Pieter van Bosse, Dutch politician, Liberal Minister of Finance, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1879)

Famous Divorces

Napoléon Bonaparte

Napoleon Bonaparte divorces Empress Joséphine by French Senate

Famous Deaths

  • Antoine François, comte de Fourcroy, French chemist (b. 1755)
1809 Highlights

About December 16, 1809

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 213 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius